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Evansville, IN-KY MSA

Overall Rank: 172      Population: 315,948

The 2014 Milken Institute Best-Performing Cities Index ranks U.S. metropolitan areas by how well they are creating and sustaining jobs and economic growth. The components include job, wage and salary, and technology growth. In most years, these give a good indication of the underlying structural performance of regional economics.

Metro's Performance in Each Index Component

Component 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Score/
Value
5-yr Job Growth1 88  59  87  126  155  172  98.77 
1-yr Job Growth2 72  142  185  112  155  178  94.41 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 146  132  95  163  159  121  99.61 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 22  142  165  178  71  168  92.88 
Short-Term Job Growth5 188  187  172  53  198  116  9999.85% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 87  180  193  199  199  168  96.42 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 175  133  96  200  194  199  63.83 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 45  80  66  71  78  78  0.90 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 106  109  129  144  143  144  2.0 

2013-2014 Growth Comparison (by score)